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History of Afton, New York, USA

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Afton came from the Scottish poem, "Afton Water" by Robert Burns, and was suggested by Joseph Bennett Chafee.


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  • The area of Afton was first settled around 1786.

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  • The town of Afton was founded from part of the town of Bainbridge in 1857.

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  • 1869 - Afton
    AFTON was formed from Bainbridge, November 18, 1857. It is the south-east corner town of the County. The surface is a rolling upland, separated into...Read MORE...


  • Afton, New York, USA
    East Side of Main Street
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  • 1895 - Afton
    Afton, a post-village in Afton township, Chenango co., N.Y., on the Susquehanna River, 28 miles by railroad E. by N. of Binghamton, and 114 miles...Read MORE...


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    Main Street, Afton, N.Y.
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  • Afton, New York, USA
    The Old Suspension Bridge
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  • Afton, New York, USA
    Main St.
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  • Afton, New York, USA
    Baptist Church, 1907
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  • Afton, New York, USA
    Main St.
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  • Afton, New York, USA
    M.E. Church, 1908
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  • Afton, New York, USA
    Band Stand looking west
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  • Afton, New York, USA
    Pixley Glen
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  • Afton, New York, USA
    D. & H. Depot
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  • Afton, New York, USA
    High School
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  • 1916
    Afton, a banking post-village of Chenango co., N.Y., on the Susquehanna River and on the Delaware and Hudson R., 28 miles E. by N. of Binghamton. It...Read MORE...


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East Side of Main Street
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Main Street, Afton, N.Y.
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The Old Suspension Bridge
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Main St.
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Afton, New York, USA
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Baptist Church, 1907
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Afton, New York, USA
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Main St.
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Afton, New York, USA
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M.E. Church, 1908
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Afton, New York, USA
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Band Stand looking west
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Afton, New York, USA
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Pixley Glen
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Afton, New York, USA
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D. & H. Depot
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Afton, New York, USA
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High School
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Afton, New York, USA
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New Victoria Sewing Machines and Supplies
A. R. Acly, Jeweler, Afton, N.Y.
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  • The area of Afton was first settled around 1786.

    www.wikipedia.org
  • The town of Afton was founded from part of the town of Bainbridge in 1857.

    www.wikipedia.org
  • 1869 - Afton
    AFTON was formed from Bainbridge, November 18, 1857. It is the south-east corner town of the County. The surface is a rolling upland, separated into... Read MORE...

  • 1895 - Afton
    Afton, a post-village in Afton township, Chenango co., N.Y., on the Susquehanna River, 28 miles by railroad E. by N. of Binghamton, and 114 miles... Read MORE...

  • 1916
    Afton, a banking post-village of Chenango co., N.Y., on the Susquehanna River and on the Delaware and Hudson R., 28 miles E. by N. of Binghamton. It... Read MORE...

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